Pelea hawaiensis Wawra , Flora 56: 110. 1873.
Type information:
Holotype [W]. W. Hillebrand s.n.. 1862. Hawai`i: Kawaihae-iuka [uka].

Note: Holotype probably lost or destroyed; photo BISH. (Photo at BISH is of a B sheet labeled "Typus!", RKS, 3/97).

=Melicope hawaiensis
Note: Holotype probably lost or destroyed; photo BISH. (Photo at BISH is of a B sheet labeled "Typus!", RKS, 3/97).

*Verification: None.

Pelea hawaiensis Wawra var. brighamii (H. St. John) B.C. Stone, Pacific Sci. 17: 409. 1963. Flora of the Hawaiian Islands --Basionym
Type Information
Pelea brighamii H. St. John , Lloydia 7: 271 1944.
Maui: East Maui, woods above Makawao. 1864- 1865. H. Mann and W.T. Brigham 377.
Holotype [BISH]. Isotype(s) [CU, MO!, US!].

Note: As "brighami". Mann & Brigham 377 was cited by Hillebrand (under P. cinerea) as "M. & B. 371," undoubtedly an error, since Mann & Brigham 371 is a specimen of Lipochaeta from the "sandy isthmus of Maui." RKS examined specimens at BISH, MO.

=Melicope hawaiensis
*Verification: R.K. Shannon.
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*Verification: D.M. Mix.

Pelea hawaiensis Wawra var. gaudichaudii (H. St. John) B.C. Stone, Pacific Sci. 16: 369. 1962. Flora of the Hawaiian Islands --Basionym
Type Information
Pelea gaudichaudii H. St. John , Lloydia 7: 272 1944.
Hawai`i: s.l.. 1819. C. Gaudichaud-Beaupré s.n..
Holotype [P]. Isotype(s) [G].
=Melicope hawaiensis

*Verification: W.L. Wagner.
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*Verification: W.L. Wagner.

Pelea hawaiensis Wawra var. molokaiana B.C. Stone, Pacific Sci. 17: 409. 1963.
Type information:
Holotype [BISH]. C.N. Forbes 126.Mo. 7 July 1912. Moloka`i: ridge below Pu`ukolekole. Isotype(s) [US].

Note: Date from Forbes's field book. RKS examined the specimen at BISH

=Melicope hawaiensis
Note: Date from Forbes's field book. RKS examined the specimen at BISH

*Verification: R.K. Shannon.

Pelea hawaiensis Wawra var. pilosa H. St. John, Lloydia 7: 272. 1944.
Type information:
Holotype [B]. W. Hillebrand s.n.. July 1870. Lana`i: s.l..
=Melicope hawaiensis

*Verification: None.

Pelea hawaiensis Wawra var. racemiflora (Rock) H. St. John, Lloydia 7: 272. 1944. Flora of the Hawaiian Islands --Basionym
Type Information
Pelea cinerea (A. Gray) Hillebr. var. racemiflora Rock, Indig. trees Haw. Isl. 241 1913.
Maui: East Maui, [southern slope of Mt. Haleakala], Auahi [Auwahi]. 1500 ft. November 1910. J. F. Rock 8676.
Holotype [BISH]. Isotype(s) [A, BISH! [2], US].

Note: RKS examined specimens at BISH

=Melicope hawaiensis
*Verification: R.K. Shannon.
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*Verification: D.M. Mix.

Pelea hawaiensis Wawra var. remyana B.C. Stone, Pacific Sci. 17: 409. 1963.
Type information:
Holotype [P]. J. Rémy 626. 1851- 1855. Hawai`i: s.l..
=Melicope hawaiensis

*Verification: None.

Pelea hawaiensis Wawra var. rubra (Rock) B.C. Stone, Pacific Sci. 17: 408. 1963. Flora of the Hawaiian Islands --Basionym
Type Information
Pelea cinerea (A. Gray) Hillebr. var. rubra Rock, Bot. Gaz. (Crawfordsville) 65: 264 1918.
Hawai`i: North Kona, Pu`uwa`awa`a, near Huehue Ranch, on lava beds. 6 June 1909. J. F. Rock 3565.
Holotype [BISH].

Note: There are two labels on the holotype, one with collection number 3565, the other with collection number 3561; published as 3565.

=Melicope hawaiensis
*Verification: R.K. Shannon.
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*Verification: D.M. Mix.

Pelea hawaiensis Wawra var. sulfurea (Rock) B.C. Stone, Pacific Sci. 17: 409. 1963. Flora of the Hawaiian Islands --Basionym
Type Information
Pelea cinerea (A. Gray) Hillebr. var. sulfurea Rock, Bot. Gaz. (Crawfordsville) 65: 265 1918.
Lana`i: s.l.. July 1870. W. Hillebrand s.n..
Holotype [B]. Isotype(s) [K!].

Note: RKS examined the specimen at BISH

=Melicope hawaiensis
*Verification: R.K. Shannon, W.L. Wagner.
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*Verification: D.M. Mix.